Thursday, August 10, 2017

8/8/2017 ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS   8/8/2017
Humans v robots: here's how we can defend ourselves against their rise ... But among the dire warnings and the downright sci-fi utopias (a robot for ...
A special military unit designed to help defend Russia from the effects of weapons of mass destruction is set to receive a new robotic overhaul, ...
They will make your drinks, but they won't listen to your problems. Robot bartenders have made their way to the Las Vegas Strip — evidence perhaps ...
There is a saying in computer science: garbage in, garbage out. When we feed machines data that reflects our prejudices, they mimic them – from ...
A Canadian-American robotics company is turning to the popular Amazon Alexa-Echo combo to help people with spinal or lower-body injuries be ...
The panel said the robot's other benefits – patients have smaller incisions, lose less blood, suffer less pain and leave the hospital sooner – were not ...
Denso is celebrating 50 years of robotics, having been founded back in 1967. During its founding, roboticswas relatively unknown and few knew what ...
The new robots, who have clearly already surpassed their creators, will act as the mechanical side of the biological hive minds. As such, they won't ...
Mexico, Aug 7 (Prensa Latina) Robots have put about 25.5 million jobs at risk, 52 percent of employments in Mexico, El Economista newspaper ...
Futurists are looking to conquer automatable activities in hopes to allow clinicians to operate at the top of their license.
The company is Japan's number two maker of factory robots, boasting a market capitalization of US$7 billion. “We think maybe this is our next ...
BRAVE NEW BANK This NerdWallet series delves into what's new in retail banking and what's in it for you. We explore some of the surprising things in ...
But that's not necessarily the goal behind making eyes for machines — we want robots to do things humans cannot. To that end, engineers have now ...
Whitney Tilson in his email to investors discusses, hot-stock rally tests the patience of a choosy lot: value investors; Anson Investments: bucking the ...
If you grew up playing the MechWarrior franchise of video games, the giant MegaBots robot beatdown that is coming soon will get you excited.
A remarkable new robotics project being led by a number of major universities is bypassing 3D printing technology and even good old 2D printing, ...
The pair co-present Robot Wars together and according to the BBC's annual report, it is the corporation's most popular non-children's show with 16- to ...
Don't you love it when half the interesting news is embargoed until tomorrow? Okay, let's look at the half we can tell you about today. And first of all, ...
Robots are in the process of changing nearly every aspect of our lives. Our cars are becoming driverless; our homes are being slowly automated.
Harvard will start using Root — a hexagonal, wall-crawling robot — to help teach undergrads coding this fall. Investors including TLP Partners and ...
The annual DJI-sponsored RoboMaster competition, where aspiring engineers duke it out in a battle of next generation robots, concluded yesterday, ...
By 2050, players could be facing off against football-playing robots. Every year in Japan, an event called RoboCup takes place where cleverly crafted ...
I returned from Konstanz to find a whole slew of newspapers, websites, and news magazines had revived a language technology story from two ...
Technavio has published a new report on the global mobile robots market in healthcare and hospitality sectors from 2017-2021. (Graphic: Business ...
While many military robots look like toys or little NASA Mars rovers, the Muntra is a full-sized armored vehicle. The Indian press refers to the Muntra as ...
Hatfield - Can robots be taught ethical behaviors and, most importantly, ... The aim is to use this to enable robots to protect and serve humans, while, ...
We try to avoid hyperbole when it comes to technology impacts--both good and bad--but when a group of really smart people paint a gloomy picture, ...
The group worked together and created small rovers from shared Lego robot kits, which local nonprofit Friends of the Library purchased from a recent ...
Last week, the e-tailer held its 2017 Amazon Robotics Challenge at the RoboCup competition in Japan. And what they got out of it was Cartman.
In a world where technology plays an increasingly huge part in our love lives, the next step for some is sex robots, who can make up for a lack of ...
The research report on Global Collaborative Robots Market provides the up-to-date market trends, the present market scenario, and the market ...
High-tech Lego kits provided the building blocks, literally, for dozens of children last month as they learned the basics of robotics during day camps run ...
An underwater robot on display during the SeaPerch Regional SeaPerch Challenge Camp Scrimmage at the Eastside Boys & Girls Club on Thursday, ...
Swiss researchers have developed an eel-like robot that can effectively detect the contamination levels of lakes and other bodies of water. The robotic ...
The venture capitalist Benedict Evans says robots, such as this Dubai Police robot seen at last year's Gitex , should not be seen as a threat to jobs.
One report in March this year suggested that 38 percent of US jobs will be replaced by robots and artificial intelligence by the early 2030s.

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